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Astromaterials SMEs Inspire & Share OSIRIS-REx TAG Details

Updated on October 22, 2020 - 11:51 AM CDT
Posted on October 21, 2020 - 12:49 PM CDT

Tags: Informal | SMD E/PO Community | Students | Educator | Webinar | Scientist Engagement | Student / Teacher Participation | Nuggets | Planetary Science | SciAct Community

On October 15, 2020, NASA Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) Scientists Dr. Ann Nguyen and Dr. Nicole Lunning shared an overview of the OSIRIS-REx mission at Bennu and a preview of the TAG (Touch-And-Go) event which occurred on October 20th.

The live event reached ~503 students and ~84 educators with an additional ~650 students and ~270 educators registered to watch the archive. Participants were from 35 states, Washington DC, Mexico, Spain, and Indonesia.

Participant Quote: "This is one of the best space-related presentations I've ever watched. Very complete...and, answered just about all my questions!!"